book reviews

The actor and Weinstein accuser seems perma-triggered in her angry memoir more

Feb 13, 2018 3:11 PM Books


Shealah Craighead/White House

The neo-conservative pundit's take down of the U.S. president has blind spots, but his book provides fascinating insight into government corruption more

Jan 29, 2018 11:19 AM Books

It's not surprising the anti-psychiatry critic's controversial views are all over her latest novel more

Dec 22, 2017 1:31 PM Books 9 Comments


Baron Wolman

Despite some important journalism, the iconic music mag was hopelessly apolitical early on and never shed its obnoxious sexism more

Nov 3, 2017 6:15 AM Books

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The Jack Robinson Archive

The genius Canadian musician spews her anger, insecurities and bitterness in David Yaffe's can't-put-it-down biography more

Oct 3, 2017 6:00 AM Books 1 Comments

Author and journalist Nicholas Jennings offers a well-researched but conventional textbook account of the Canadian folk superstar's career more

Sep 23, 2017 7:00 AM Books

Jan Wong's Apron Strings will make you want to eat and Naben Ruthnum’s Curry will make you think more

Sep 13, 2017 2:08 PM Books

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Randall Slavin

The author's 12th novel begins on the day of Barack Obama’s inauguration and ends as Donald Trump becomes the 2016 Republican presidential candidate more

Sep 5, 2017 7:00 AM Books 1 Comments

The Illegal is well told but fails to grab you more

Sep 8, 2015 1:40 PM Books

Worthy of this year's Trillium Prize win – beating out heavyweights Dionne Brand and Margaret Atwood more

Jul 8, 2015 7:02 PM Books

Jul 3, 2015 10:57 AM Books

Andrew Pyper scores again more

Apr 1, 2015 6:32 PM Books

Tapping into our fears of memory loss and claustrophobia more

Apr 1, 2015 4:48 PM Books